13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Carp in the sky

The Japanese hang Carp in honor of there Children in the month of May. This day of celebration is called children's day. If you visit Okinawa on or around this day, you can go to the Higa river and see all the carp hanging across the river.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 07.2015
Photo Location: Yomitan,Okinawa, Japan
Camera: SLT-A55V
Copyright: © Rashelle Hadley